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3 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Castrén & Snellman

Financially challenging times can be daunting, but the right legal partner can help minimise losses and reinvigorate stumbling businesses.

Our team is adept at handling all kinds of insolvency and restructuring proceedings, from the relatively small and straightforward to the most demanding and complex. If engaged at an early stage, we can help your business get back on track by identifying and heading off problems before they get out of control. In insolvency proceedings, our team’s unrivaled experience will ensure that proceedings run efficiently and lead to the best possible result for creditors.

Our insolvency experts are top-rated in all major international publications and have a proven track record of handling the most complex international insolvency proceedings.

Chambers Global ranks us as Finland's leading law firm in insolvency proceedings. The most significant international law directories continuously recommend Pauliina Tenhunen and Pekka Jaatinen as leading lawyers in Finland.

  • Voluntary Restructurings​
  • Restructuring Proceedings
  • Bankruptcy Proceedings
  • Enforcement of Pledges
  • Insolvency Litigation
  • Liquidation Proceedings
  • Cross Border Insolvency Proceedings

Contact: Partners Pauliina Tenhunen and Pekka Jaatinen

Chambers Review

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What the team is known for

The distinguished team at Castrén & Snellman has notable experience acting as administrator in restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings. The law firm is well versed in voluntary debt restructuring and liquidation mandates, representing debtors and their subsidiaries, as well as creditors. It is knowledgeable in the enforcement of security and the recovery of receivables and assets, working on both domestic and cross-border matters.

Work Highlights

Provided by Castrén & Snellman
  • Castrén & Snellman's team acted as estate administrator for the bankruptcy of Relacom Finland.

Notable Practitioners

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Pekka Jaatinen
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Pekka Jaatinen
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Pekka Jaatinen is renowned among sources for his longstanding presence in the insolvency area, frequently acting as bankruptcy administrator and liquidator. He is described by one market commentator as "very experienced and very goal-oriented."

Pauliina Tenhunen
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Pauliina Tenhunen
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Pauliina Tenhunen regularly acts as administrator in bankruptcy proceedings, with further activity advising distressed companies on restructuring mandates. A client says that "Pauliina is a very experienced lawyer in Finland and has been able to provide high-quality service and results in difficult situations."

Elina Pesonen
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Elina Pesonen
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Up and Coming

Elina Pesonen assists clients with bankruptcy proceedings and has experience acting as an estate administrator. A source notes that "she has very strong business understanding in addition to her legal expertise."

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Pauliina Tenhunen
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Pauliina Tenhunen
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Pekka Jaatinen
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Pekka Jaatinen
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Elina Pesonen
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Elina Pesonen
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Up and Coming

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